aminosalicylic acid
noun Date: 1925 any of four isomeric derivatives C7H7NO3 of salicylic acid that have a single amino group; especially para-aminosalicylic acid

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  • Aminosalicylic acid — can refer to any amino derivative of salicylic acid, such as: 3 Aminosalicylic acid 4 Aminosalicylic acid (PAS) 5 Aminosalicylic acid (Mesalazine) 6 Aminosalicylic acid Categories: AnilinesSalicylic acids …   Wikipedia

  • aminosalicylic acid — ami·no·sal·i·cyl·ic acid ə .mē nō .sal ə .sil ik n any of four isomeric derivatives C7H7O3N of salicylic acid that have a single amino group esp PARA AMINOSALICYLIC ACID * * * ami·no·sal·i·cyl·ic ac·id (ə me″no sal ĭ silґik) [USP] …   Medical dictionary

  • aminosalicylic acid — noun Any amino derivative of salicylic acid, but especially 4 aminosalicylic acid which is an antibiotic used to treat tuberculosis …   Wiktionary

  • aminosalicylic acid —  ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ , | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: amin + salicylic : any of four isomeric monoamino derivatives NH2C6H4(OH)COOH of salicylic acid; especially : the white crystalline para substituted acid made… …   Useful english dictionary

  • 4-Aminosalicylic acid — Systematic (IUPAC) name …   Wikipedia

  • para-aminosalicylic acid — |parə+... noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary para (I) + aminosalicylic : the para isomer of aminosalicylic acid written systematically with ital. para or p * * * para aminosalicylic acid /par ə a mēˈnō sal i silˈik asˈid/ …   Useful english dictionary

  • para-aminosalicylic acid — para ami·no·sal·i·cyl·ic acid .sal ə .sil ik n the white crystalline para substituted isomer of aminosalicylic acid that is made synthetically and is used in the treatment of tuberculosis * * * para ami·no·sal·i·cyl·ic ac·id (par″ə… …   Medical dictionary

  • p-aminosalicylic acid — A bacteriostatic agent against tubercle bacilli, used as a second line agent; potassium, sodium, and calcium salts have the same use. * * * p ami·no·sal·i·cyl·ic ac·id (PAS) (PASA) (ə me″no sal ĭ silґik) an analogue of …   Medical dictionary

  • para-aminosalicylic acid — noun Date: 1946 the white crystalline para substituted isomer of aminosalicylic acid that is made synthetically and is used in the treatment of tuberculosis …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Кислота Парааминосалициловая (Para-Aminosalicylic Acid, Pas) — лекарственное вещество, по своему химическому составу сходное с аспирином; применяется в сочетании с изониазидом или стрептомицином для лечения различных видов туберкулеза. Назначается внутрь; возможные побочные эффекты: тошнота, рвота, понос и… …   Медицинские термины

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